Beirut, the capital and the largest city of Lebanon. Why should you visit it? Well, it is one of the oldest cities in the world as it has been around for more than 5,000 years! At the same time fascinating and mysterious, sober by day and crazy by night, it is able to amaze anyone who decides to spend a few days in the city.For those who want to take a tour of Beirut's main attractions, it is worth visiting the Grand Serail, the impressive Al-Amin Mosque, the Parliament Building, the Town Hall and the Place des Martyrs. To see the more vibrant city don't miss a walk in the center of Beirut and along the Corniche, admiring the spectacular Pigeon Rocks that are right in front of the bay.